Books About Books

Books about: other books, literacy in general, writers, bookstores, literary culture. Usually non-fiction, but can be fiction as long as books are a central plot theme.

Isn't It Bromantic? (Bromance Book Club, #4)
Kill All Your Darlings
How Sweet It Is
Silence in the Library (Lily Adler Mystery #2)
We Are the Baby-Sitters Club: Essays and Artwork from Grown-Up Readers
Books Promiscuously Read: Reading as a Way of Life
Little Black Book (Bibliophile Mystery, #15)
A Deadly Deletion (Booktown Mystery, #15)
Murder at the Lakeside Library (A Lakeside Library Mystery, #1)
The Other Black Girl
The Chosen and the Beautiful
Seven Days in June
The Personal Librarian
Dream Girl
We Are Inevitable
Beach Read
The Other Black Girl
Seven Days in June
The Paris Library
The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires
Finlay Donovan Is Killing It (Finlay Donovan, #1)
The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek
Writers & Lovers
An Unfinished Story
Who Is Maud Dixon?
The Lions of Fifth Avenue
Publishable By Death (St. Marin's Cozy Mystery #1)
Much Ado About You
Talk Bookish to Me
Camino Winds (Camino Island, #2)
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore (Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore, #1)
The Shadow of the Wind (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books, #1)
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
The Book Thief
The Thirteenth Tale
84, Charing Cross Road
The Library Book
Fahrenheit 451
Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next, #1)
The Bookshop on the Corner (Scottish Bookshop, #1)
The Little Paris Bookshop
The Uncommon Reader
I'd Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life

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Joe Queenan
Electronic books are ideal for people who value the information contained in them, or who have vision problems, or who like to read on the subway, or who do not want other people to see how they are amusing themselves, or who have storage and clutter issues, but they are useless for people who are engaged in an intense, lifelong love affair with books. Books that we can touch; books that we can smell; books that we can depend on.
Joe Queenan, One for the Books

Anne Bogel
People read for a multiplicity of reasons. Nearly forty years in, I can tell you why I inhale books like oxygen: I'm grateful for my one life, but I'd prefer to live a thousand --and my favorite books allow me to experience more on the page than I ever could in my actual life. ...more
Anne Bogel, I'd Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life

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